Is there a relationship between oral health and respiratory problems?

Abstract

Introduction: Dental pathologies have an adverse effect on overall health, quality of life and, in synergy with respiratory disorders such as asthma, their impact is enhanced in a detrimental way.. The appearance of a person\u27s teeth and smile are the main critical components of facial attractiveness. Objective: To determine the existence of a causal trade-off between asthma and dental pathogens. Design: Systematic review of studies published from 2011 to 2023. Data sources: PubMed. Study selection: 5 reviewers searched, selected and extracted information from the articles. Results: out of 1407 reports, 56 studies were included and 1345 were excluded due to mismatched searched criteria, out of the 56 studies we finally included 13 studies that had adequate data. Conclusions: If there is a relationship between oral health and asthma due to the effect of immunosuppression of the drugs used to combat this disease which increases the risk of oral problems such as candidiasis, xerostomia, bruxism, caries and dental wear.Introducción: Las patologías dentales tienen un efecto adverso sobre la salud general, la calidad de vida y, en sinergia con trastornos respiratorios como el asma, su impacto se potencia de forma perjudicial. El aspecto de los dientes y la sonrisa de una persona son los principales componentes críticos del atractivo facial. Objetivo: Determinar la existencia de una relación causal entre el asma y los patógenos dentales. Diseño: Revisión sistemática de estudios publicados entre 2011 y 2023. Fuentes de datos: PubMed. Selección de estudios: 5 revisores buscaron, seleccionaron y extrajeron información de los artículos. Resultados: de 1407 informes, se incluyeron 56 estudios y se excluyeron 1345 por criterios de búsqueda no coincidentes, de los 56 estudios finalmente se incluyeron 13 estudios que tenían datos adecuados. Conclusiones: Si existe relación entre la salud oral y el asma debido al efecto de inmunosupresión de los fármacos utilizados para combatir esta enfermedad que aumenta el riesgo de problemas orales como candidiasis, xerostomía, bruxismo, caries y desgaste dental

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This paper was published in World Health Journal.

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